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Hoddesdon Library

Hoddesdon Library

98A High Street
EN11 8HD

Map and directions

Christmas and New Year opening hours

Saturday 22 December: 9am - 5.30pm

Sunday 23 December: Closed

Monday 24 December: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday 25 December: Closed

Wednesday 26 December: Closed

Thursday 27 December: Closed

Friday 28 December: 9am - 6pm

Saturday 29 December: 9am - 5.30pm

Sunday 30 December: Closed

Monday 31 December: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday 1 January: Closed

Wednesday 2 January: 9am - 7pm

Hoddesdon Library is now OPEN

We close tonight at 7pm

Opening hours
 Normal serviceSelf service
Monday: 9am - 6pm
Tuesday: 2pm - 6pm 9am - 2pm
Wednesday: 9am - 7pm
Thursday: Closed 9am - 5.30pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 5.30pm
Sunday: Closed

During self-service hours, you can:

  • Borrow popular books, magazines and DVDs
  • Return or renew your items
  • Pay overdue charges
  • Use a computer for 30 mins or our free wi-fi. You can't scan during self-service hours.
  • Use the photocopier

Library facilities

  • Toilet (disabled access)
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing induction loop
  • Public cark parking near by (Disabled parking bays)
  • Baby changing facilities

View the accessibility information for this venue.

Accessibility information of venue

Our visual story (PDF 669Kb) Opening in a new window can help you find your way around the library if you have autism or learning disabilities.

Services available

  • Photocopier - black and white only
    10p for A4
    20p for A3
  • Fax service
    Sending : UK - 1st page £1.00, additional pages 50p. (Rest of the world - 1st page £2.00, additional pages 50p.)
    Receiving : 50p per fax for up to 5 pages, additional pages 10p.
  • Microfilm reader
  • Display space
  • Study space
  • Post Office: open 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Saturday
  • Borough of Broxbourne One Stop Shop: open 9am to 5.30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays (closed at 3.30pm on the last Thursday of the month)
  • Citizen Advice Bureau drop-in sessions: 10am - 12.30pm on Thursdays

Computers and internet

  • Book a computer
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Scanner
  • Computer costs:
    Library members – 1 hour free, then 4p a minute
    Non library members – £2.00 for 30 minutes
  • Printing costs: (A4 only)
    20p – single page, black and white
    50p – single page, colour
  • IT Champion available:
    Mondays: 11.15am - 2pm
    Tuesdays: 10am - 12pm
    Wednesdays: 10am - 4pm
    Thursdays: 10am - 12pm
    Fridays: 1pm - 3pm

Room to hire

  • 35 person capacity
  • Disabled access
  • 6 tables
  • Room size – 4m x 11m
  • Free WiFi
  • Flipchart stand
  • Tea urn and disposable cups – bring your own tea!


  • 1 hour booking – £20
  • 4 hour booking – £70
  • All day – £130

Half price for charities and not for profit organisations.

10% Discount when you make a block of 10 bookings over a 4 month period.


Space to hire in Hoddesdon Library

Promote your business or an event. Our libraries are visited by thousands of customers every week.

Display a A4 poster

£5 per week

Display a A3 poster

£7.50 per week

Hire our exhibition area

£40 per week + VAT ***

Hire a stall or pop up shop

£30 per day ***

*** Half price for charities and not for profit organisations

Book space at Hoddesdon Library:

Email: libraries.information@hertfordshire.gov.uk

Phone: 0300 123 4049